5Ks are great events to participate in. They get you outside and doing something healthy, you meet people, and usually the small registration fee also happens to support a good cause. When we realized there was no central location to find out about all the 5Ks on MDI, we decided to do a post that… Read More


One thing Mount Desert Island is known for is its strong sense of community. While there is no soup kitchen, there are plenty of community meals open to everyone. You can see a nice slice of life, people of all ages from all kinds of backgrounds, at these events… and get some great food. Here… Read More


We live in a generous community with a lot of non-profits. We have businesses who also support local organizations. By patronizing them, you support these causes. Here are five we know about: Common Good Cafe FMI:¬†http://www.commongoodsoupkitchen.org/ If you want to enjoy popovers with more of a community feel, stop by the Common Good Cafe, which… Read More